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Se7en Build a City in Se7en Steps…

November 9th, 2010 · 17 Comments

So everybody made a village and before we knew it we had a city…

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Let’s Meet The Players:

  • Paper to work on, we used white card.
  • Old magazine pictures.
  • Tissue Paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Marker

Let’s Play The Game:

  1. We began with a pile of torn magazine pictures…
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  3. And we built up a pile of buildings on our pages…
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  5. Then we drew around them with a marker…
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  7. And snipped away the white…
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  9. Then we got down to the tricky business of snipping windows…
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  11. And fill in behind the windows with tissue paper…
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  13. And we were done…
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    Have Fun…

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Tags: Paper Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

17 responses so far ↓

  • 1 creativejewishmom/sara // Nov 9, 2010 at 8:30 am

    What a wonderful project! And I love the detail of the tissue paper windows! Thanks so very much for sharing on Craft Schooling Sunday, great to have you as always!

  • 2 homeschool 4 muslims // Nov 9, 2010 at 9:16 am

    great!

  • 3 lilla a // Nov 9, 2010 at 1:02 pm

    What a happy city! Love it.

  • 4 Christine // Nov 9, 2010 at 1:59 pm

    Well now! My kids just did the same exact art project in their co-op art class yesterday! World’s apart and yet so familiar!

  • 5 se7en // Nov 9, 2010 at 2:48 pm

    Hay Sara, Thanks for stopping by again and again!!! Hope you have a great week!!!

  • 6 se7en // Nov 9, 2010 at 2:49 pm

    Hi Homeschool4muslims… Glad you like it!!!

  • 7 se7en // Nov 9, 2010 at 2:54 pm

    Thanks Lilla A – Always good to have you visit!!!

  • 8 se7en // Nov 9, 2010 at 2:56 pm

    Hay you – How bizarre is that!!! What a funny world we live in where so so much overlaps!!! I hope you are having some fun in your mad crazy time!!! Lots of love!!!

  • 9 Antje // Nov 9, 2010 at 5:03 pm

    A beautiful project which I will keep in mind for the coming rainy days. Thank you.

  • 10 se7en // Nov 9, 2010 at 10:24 pm

    Hi Antje, So nice to meet you, thanks for stopping by!!! Hope you have a nice day!!!

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  • 12 Stephanie // Nov 14, 2010 at 4:05 pm

    oooh, I love this!!

  • 13 se7en // Nov 14, 2010 at 10:52 pm

    Hay Stephanie, Sometimes its the easy projects that we forget about that turn out to be the most fun!!! Hours of fun in fact!!! Long lazy afternoons crafting alongside kids…perfect!!!

  • 14 Ana Paulina // Nov 17, 2010 at 6:57 pm

    I love this project! is perfect for the rainy days we are having lately. Thanks for sahring =)

  • 15 se7en // Nov 18, 2010 at 12:12 am

    Hi Ana, THanks for stopping by!!! Hope you have fun making a city!!! Have a fun week!!!

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